On This Day

What Happened on November 1, 1960

Historical Events

  • Benelux treaty goes into effect

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestFernando Valenzuela

Fernando Valenzuela, Mexican Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher (no-hitter 1990; 6-time MLB All Star; LA Dodgers; NL Cy Young Award 1981), born in Navajua, Mexico

Baseball Hall of Fame Pitcher Fernando Valenzuela
Baseball Hall of Fame Pitcher
Fernando Valenzuela

Person of interestTim Cook

Tim Cook, American businessman (CEO of Apple Inc. 2011-), born in Mobile, Alabama

CEO of Apple Tim Cook
CEO of Apple
Tim Cook

1960 Highlights

About November 1, 1960

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 60 years and 9 months
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio